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James Oscar Jones

James Oscar Jones talked about growing up in rural Arkansas, the influence of his parents' support for civil rights, and his work as the… read more

James Oscar Jones talked about growing up in rural Arkansas, the influence of his parents' support for civil rights, and his work as the director of the Arkansas Project for the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee from 1963 to 1966. This interview is part of an oral history project on the civil rights movement initiated by Congress in 2009, conducted by the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress, and the Southern Oral History Program at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. close

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James Oscar Jones Oral History Interview

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Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
Austin, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Jul 26, 2020 | 1:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Aug 25, 2020 | 3:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Jul 26, 2020 | 1:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 27, 2020 | 5:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 24, 2020 | 11:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 25, 2020 | 4:36am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 25, 2020 | 9:54am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 25, 2020 | 3:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 3